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  • Russian investigators release name of key witness in Malaysia Airlines crash in Ukraine

    Date: 2015-06-03 12:44:01 GMT - Russia - World - SN:70 - ID:2722169

    MOSCOW, June 3 (MENA) - The Russian Investigation Committee has decided to release the name of the key witness to the Malaysian Airlines flight that was downed over eastern Ukraine last year, Russian Investigation Committee spokesman Vladimir Markin ....

  • Pakistan suffered over $100 billion losses in war on terror

    Date: 2015-06-03 11:57:06 GMT - Pakistan - World - SN:55 - ID:2720485

    ISLAMABAD, June 3 (MENA) - Pakistan has suffered over $100 billion in losses during the war on terror, Khama Press reported. Mohammad Nawaz Sharif the Pakistani premier while talking to all-Parties conference in Quetta, provincial capital of ....

  • Daesh affiliates set homes of Taliban fighters on fire in Nangarhar

    Date: 2015-06-03 11:23:43 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:50 - ID:2720869

    KABUL, June 3 (MENA) - Daesh militants have torched the houses of Taliban militants in eastern Nangarhar province, the Afghan news agency Khaama Press reported Wednesday. According to local government officials, the incident took place late on ....

  • Population minister back home after attending UN meeting

    Date: 2015-06-03 10:38:42 GMT - Egypt - World - SN:39 - ID:2720473

    CAIRO, June 3 (MENA) - Population Minister Hala Youssef returned from New York on Wednesday, wrapping up a three-day visit to the US during which she attended the United Nations General Assembly meeting on Demographic Dividend and Youth ....

  • Most Britons want to stay in EU - poll

    Date: 2015-06-03 10:28:14 GMT - USA - World - SN:37 - ID:2720765

    WASHINGTON, June 3 (MENA) - British support for staying in the European Union has risen to 55 percent, up 9 percentage points from two years ago, according to a Pew Research Center survey. British Prime Minister David Cameron, re-elected on May ....

  • EU parliament takes restrictive measures in response to Russian black list

    Date: 2015-06-03 09:33:50 GMT - Russia - World - SN:26 - ID:2719665

    BRUSSELS, June 3 (MENA) - The European Parliament announced on Tuesday a number of restrictive measures against Russian diplomats and lawmakers in response to the blacklist of European politicians and officials recently introduced by Moscow, Sputnik ....

  • Edward Snowden: 'David Cameron could have been spied on by the US'

    Date: 2015-06-03 08:41:13 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:22 - ID:2719697

    LONDON, June 3 (MENA) - British Prime Minister David Cameron could have been spied on by the US because they have already collected his phone records, Edward Snowden claimed. The former CIA contractor said the US National Security Agency had ....

  • S. Korea test-fires longer-range ballistic missile

    Date: 2015-06-03 08:15:34 GMT - south korea - World - SN:19 - ID:2719689

    SEOUL, June 3 (MENA) - South Korea successfully test-fired a ballistic missile capable of reaching nearly all parts of North Korea, the Defense Ministry said Wednesday, in an apparent show of force against the communist country. The ministry said ....

  • Rescue efforts underway in Yangtze River to search for survivors from capsized ship

    Date: 2015-06-03 07:54:42 GMT - China - World - SN:14 - ID:2719309

    BEIJING, June 3 (MENA) - Rescue effort is underway in the Yangtze River near China's Hubei province after a cruise ship carrying 458 passengers and crew sunk amid a storm Monday night, according to China's Hubei Daily via CNN. Several hours into ....

  • S. Korea says 209 schools cancel classes over MERS

    Date: 2015-06-03 07:33:44 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:2719313

    SEOUL, June 3 (MENA) - More than 200 schools have canceled classes to prevent the spread of a deadly virus that has killed two South Koreans, Yonhap news agency reported quoting Education Minister Hwang Woo-yea as saying Wednesday. Students and ....

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